State Board Of Education Wants To Raise MCAS Scores Required For GraduationEducation leaders in Massachusetts want to raise the MCAS graduation requirements.
MCAS Results From 2021 Spring Exam Show Expected Pandemic-Related Drops In Math And English ScoresMCAS results from the 2021 spring exam were released Tuesday and they show an expected learning gap due to the disruption from the pandemic.
MCAS Would Be Scrapped As Graduation Requirement Under Proposed BillDuring a virtual hearing on Monday, Massachusetts lawmakers will hear arguments over a bill that would scrap MCAS exams as a graduation requirement.
Bill To Scrap MCAS Test Is Subject Of Virtual Public HearingA bill that would scrap the MCAS test as a graduation requirement in Massachusetts is the subject of a virtual public hearing at the Statehouse on Monday.
Teachers Union: 'MCAS Has Allowed White Supremacy To Flourish In Public Schools'The teachers union is endorsing a bill that would eliminate the MCAS graduation requirement in the state.
11th Graders Might Not Have To Take MCAS For 2022 Graduation RequirementHigh school juniors in Massachusetts might not be required to take the MCAS next month to graduate in 2022.
MCAS Tests For Spring Postponed For Grades 3-8 In MassachusettsMCAS testing for this spring is being postponed to later this year so it doesn't interfere with the state's plan to reopen schools full-time in April.
MCAS Alternative For Graduation Offered To 5,600 High School SeniorsHigh school seniors who have not passed the MCAS required to graduate can now meet the requirement by earning credit in a relevant course.
MCAS Changes Include Less Testing For Grades 3-8There will be changes to the duration and format of the MCAS due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Massachusetts Planning For Possible Take Home Version Of MCASThe state is considering a take-home version of the MCAS exam.
MCAS Tests Still Planned For Spring, Massachusetts Education Commissioner SaysMassachusetts students can expect to take the MCAS tests next spring, state education commissioner Jeff Riley said Tuesday.
Bill Would Pause MCAS Exam For 4 YearsThe bill would also create a commission to study alternatives to the high-stakes standardized test.
Some High School Seniors Who Haven't Passed MCAS Get Reprieve For GraduationThose seniors can now graduate by showing that they successfully completed a course with the same subject matter.
Gov. Baker Signs Bill Waiving MCAS Requirements During Coronavirus OutbreakGov. Charlie Baker signed a bill Friday that waives MCAS testing for students for the rest of the year.
MCAS Scores Show Slight Improvements In 2019The results of last spring’s MCAS exams were released Tuesday and the state said there are some improvements over last year.